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Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.73 (+1.31%)
(As of 05/24/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.02 million shs
Average Volume
1.60 million shs
Market Capitalization
$25.57 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Wheaton Precious Metals MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.75 Rating Score
1.7% Upside
$57.39 Price Target
Short Interest
4.06% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.04mentions of Wheaton Precious Metals in the last 14 days
Based on 20 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.28 to $1.49 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.10 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

41st out of 168 stocks

Gold & Silver Ores Industry

5th out of 35 stocks

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About Wheaton Precious Metals Stock (NYSE:WPM)

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. primarily sells precious metals in North America, Europe, and South America. It produces and sells gold, silver, palladium, and cobalt deposits. The company was formerly known as Silver Wheaton Corp. and changed its name to Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. in May 2017. Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.

WPM Stock Price History

WPM Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/15 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/11 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Gold & silver ores
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
8 Analysts


Net Income
$537.64 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.02 billion
Cash Flow
$1.67 per share
Book Value
$15.62 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$25.57 billion
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WPM Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Wheaton Precious Metals stock right now?

8 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wheaton Precious Metals in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" WPM shares.
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What is Wheaton Precious Metals' stock price target for 2024?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Wheaton Precious Metals' stock. Their WPM share price targets range from $37.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $57.39 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have WPM shares performed in 2024?

Wheaton Precious Metals' stock was trading at $49.34 at the start of the year. Since then, WPM stock has increased by 14.3% and is now trading at $56.41.
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When is Wheaton Precious Metals' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 8th 2024.
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How were Wheaton Precious Metals' earnings last quarter?

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. (NYSE:WPM) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 9th. The company reported $0.36 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.29 by $0.07. The company had revenue of $296.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $278.95 million. Wheaton Precious Metals had a net margin of 53.74% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.53%. The business's revenue was up 38.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.23 EPS.

How often does Wheaton Precious Metals pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Wheaton Precious Metals?

Wheaton Precious Metals declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 9th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.155 per share on Tuesday, June 11th. This represents a $0.62 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.10%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 29th.
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Is Wheaton Precious Metals a good dividend stock?

Wheaton Precious Metals (NYSE:WPM) pays an annual dividend of $0.62 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.11%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 47.69%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, WPM will have a dividend payout ratio of 41.61% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Wheaton Precious Metals own?
Who are Wheaton Precious Metals' major shareholders?

Wheaton Precious Metals' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Capital World Investors (6.72%), First Eagle Investment Management LLC (4.72%), Van ECK Associates Corp (4.37%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.70%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (1.61%) and Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (1.25%). Insiders that own company stock include Chantal Gosselin, Curzio Domenico Bernardi, Douglas Martin Holtby, Eduardo Luna, Gary Duncan Brown, Haytham Henry Hodaly, John Brough, Patrick Eugene Drouin and Randy Smallwood.
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How do I buy shares of Wheaton Precious Metals?

Shares of WPM stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:WPM) was last updated on 5/25/2024 by Staff

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